Attachment 3 : Agenda of the Workshop

 

Workshop on

MICRO CREDIT SCHEMES

IN NAM MEMBER COUNTRIES

(empowering women's role in small scale business development)

 

 

DAY 1,

Monday, 

24 June, 2002

ACTIVITY

PROGRAMME

SPEAKER

MODERATOR

08:00-09:00

Registration

 

 

09:00-09:45

 

Opening session:

 

 

 

- Opening remarks

Executive Director of NAM CSSTC,

Mr. Omar Halim

 

 

- Personal introduction

Participant

09:45-10:00

Coffee break

 

 

 

 

Session 1 : (Plenary)

The Role of Micro Finance in Poverty Eradication

 

Speakers :

10:00-10:20

 

1. Tanzania: National Microfinance Bank

     Cecilia Keenja

10:20-10:40

 

2. Indonesia : Bina Swadaya

      Riza Primahendra

10.40-11:00

 

3. Guatemala : OPCION

      Edelberto Torres

 

 

 

Moderator :

Joseph Nyamunda

 

 

Session 1 (continued)

Speakers :

11:00-11:20

 

4. Nepal: IIDS

      Shankar Paudyal

11:20-11:40

 

5. Zimbabwe: SEDCO

      Joseph Nyamunda

11:40-12:00

 

6. Sri Lanka : Sarvodaya

      Emil Anthony

 

 

 

Moderator :

Cecilia Keenja

12:00-13:00

Lunch

 

 

 

 

Session 2 : (Plenary)

Government Support to Micro Financing

 

Speakers :

13:00-13:20

 

7. Mauritius : Company Division

       Prabha Chinien

13:20-13:40

 

8. India: State Bank of India

       B.S Bhasin

 

 

 

Moderator :

Emil Anthony

 

 

Session 3 : (Plenary)

Role of Women in Micro Financing

Speakers :

13:40-14:00

 

9. Ghana : ENOWID

   Magdalen Abrokwa

14:00-14:20

 

10. Malaysia : Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia

   Amihamzah Ahmad

14:20-14:40

 

11. Singapore : TCC Ltd.

    Sree V. Harilingam

 

 

 

Moderator :

Prabha Chinien

14:40-15:00

Coffee break

 

 

 

 

Session 4 : (Plenary)

Philosophy and Technical Aspects of Micro Credit Services

Speakers :

15:00-15:20

 

12. Indonesia : Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI)

      Yusuf Nawawi

15:20-15:40

 

13. Bangladesh : BRAC

      Shabbir Chowdhury

15:40-16:00

 

14. Vietnam : Vietnam Womenís Union

      Thi Hong Van Cao

16:00-16:20

 

15. Indonesia : Bank Purba Danarta

     Delima Kiswanti

16:20-16:30

 

16. Brunei Darussalam: Islamic Development Bank of Brunei

      Pg.Hj.Basmah Abbas

 

Moderator :

Amihamzah Ahmad

Briefing on the Group Discussion

Achmad Rofiíie/

Indy Hardono

NAM CSSTC

19:30-21:00

Welcome Reception

 

 

DAY 2,

Tuesday, 

25 June, 2002

ACTIVITY

PROGRAMME

SPEAKER

MODERATOR

07:30  

Assemble in the lobby 

08:00  

Leave NAM Centre

 

 

08:30  

Arrival at BRI Building 

08:30-09:30

Discussion and Briefing 

      Meeting with Director of BRI

      Presentation on BRI Unit System

      Briefing on field visit programme

 

09:30-10:30

Leave for BRI Unit in Cipayung & Cisarua Area, West Java

10:30-12:00

Field Visit 

      Visiting BRI Unit, Cipayung (Group 1)

      Visiting BRI Unit, Cisarua (Group 2 )

 

12:00-13:00

Lunch

 

 

13:00-14:00

Field Visit

Visiting BRI Unitís Customer

(Abadi Kristal Handicraft)

19:00-20:00

Dinner at Plaza Senayan, South Jakarta 

DAY 3,

Wednesday,

26 June, 2002

ACTIVITY

PROGRAMME

SPEAKER

MODERATOR

08:00-08:30

Registration

 

 

08:30-10:00

 

Session 7:  (Group Discussion)

Formulation of Recommendations and Follow-Up Actions

Group 1 : The Role of Micro Finance in Poverty Eradication

Group 2 : Government Support to Micro Financing

Group 3 :  Role of Women in Micro Financing

Group 4 :  Philosophy and Technical Aspects of Micro Credit Services

 

10:00-10:15

Coffee break

 

 

10:15-11:15

 

Session 8 (Plenary)

Presentation of Groups

 

11:15-11:30

 

Closing Session:

Concluding Remarks

Executive Director of NAM CSSTC,

Mr. Omar Halim